Define: Operating Activities

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Definition: Operating Activities

Quick Summary of Operating Activities

The principal revenue-producing activities of the entity and other activities that are not investing or financing activities.


Synonyms For Operating Activities

operational work, operational activities, business operations

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Operating Activities. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. April 07, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Operating Activities. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: April 07, 2020).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Operating Activities are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 7th January, 2020